My dad was just diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Does this mean I'll get it too?
    Jordan*

    Just because your dad has diabetes doesn't mean that you will. But certain factors do put people at higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes: having a family history of the condition, being obese, and being inactive.

    *Names have been changed to protect user privacy.

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